The '''National Endowment for the Humanities''' ('''NEH''') is an independent federal agency of the U.S. government
, established by the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965 (), dedicated to supporting research, education, preservation, and public programs in the humanities
. The NEH is housed at 400 7th St SW, Washington, D.C.
From 1979 to 2014, NEH was located at 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.
in the Old Post Office Pavilion|Nancy Hanks Center at the Old Post Office